Lockheed UC-85

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  1. otftch

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    Here is a Lockheed Orion impressed by the Air Corps for service as a light transport in WW II. I always wanted to build an Orion but had no place in my collection untill I found the photo of this plane. I believe there was only one used by the Air Corps. The kit is from Special Hobby and is 1/72 scale. Nice little kit that went together very well.
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    Nicely done!
     
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    Nice Ed...:)
     
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    Interesting plane. Good choice!
     
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    Nice wee thing!
     
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    Very nice Ed
     
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    Haven't seen one of those before....not bad Ed!
     
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    Nice one Ed 8)

    I don't know where you keep coming up with these gems.
    I have a Boeing 247, I might think about doing that one in USAAF scheme!
    Keep 'em coming

    cheers

    Mike
     
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    Very cool Ed!:thumbright: I did not know there was one used in the military either.
     
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    I am working on one right now. Impressed C-73.


    Thank you all for your comments.
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    Great minds think alike :lol:

    So we finally see the "Skunk Works" where all these exotic planes come from!

    Mike
     
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    Sorry not a great scan but another photo of a C-73

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    Thanks. The one I had is the only one I've seen, and had no info with it.
    Ed
     
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    Good stuff, otftch.
     
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